On Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 1322 members of the Mantua Township Fire District were dispatched to the City of Woodbury for a reported working fire with people possibly trapped. Engine Company 511 arrived and stretched a single 1 3/4″ hand lines to knock down the bulk of the fire. Crew from Squad Company 2218 deployed a second hand line, as well as, assisted with a search of the dwelling.
Crews found fire on the third floor, which was quickly extinguished. Crews then assisted with salvage and overhaul and scene clean up until released by Chief 501. The scene remains under investigation by the City of Woodbury and Gloucester County Fire Marshal’s Office.
Units on Location: Chief 501, Engine Companies 511 and 1312, Squad Company 2218, Rescue 1518, Ladder Companies 926 and 516 and RIT 2118.